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Wagner: Siegfried / Solti, Nilsson, Hotter, Stolze


Release Date: 02/11/2010 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 414110  
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Performer:  Marga HöffgenBirgit NilssonGerhard StolzeHans Hotter,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"Solti's is the finest Ring cycle to be issued. Whether in performance or in vividness of sound, it remains the most electrifying account of the tetralogy on disc." - Penguin Guide to Classical Music 2008 edition, page 1532 "Solti's is the finest Ring cycle to be issued. Whether in performance or in vividness of sound, it remains the most electrifying account of the tetralogy on disc." - Penguin Guide to Classical Music 2008 edition, page 1532 Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Siegfried by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Marga Höffgen (Alto), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano), Gerhard Stolze (Tenor),
Hans Hotter (Baritone), Gustav Neidlinger (Bass Baritone), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano),
Wolfgang Windgassen (Tenor), Kurt Böhme (Bass)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1962 
Venue:  Sofien Hall, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 237 Minutes 5 Secs. 

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